Playgroups & Classes East Hull


WEDNESDAY PLAYGROUPS & CLASSES IN EAST HULLFor other days use the left navigation panel.

Below is a list of all the local playgroups, classes, activities and clinics across this area (east of Beverley Road to Hedon). Please contact the organisers directly if you would like to find out further information or to confirm class times or costs.

If you know of any other classes or groups which are not already listed, then please contact us here

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City Centre – Baby Swimming with Water Babies

Spirit Health Club, Holiday Inn, Hull Marina

Classes for beginners on Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons.

Baby swimming with Water Babies is an exciting, enriching experience for both you and your little one. As the UK’s leading swim school, not only do we teach vital lifesaving skills but we always incorporate lots of bonding, fun and socialising, so you can be sure that a Water Baby is a happy one! Our number one priority is to make sure you feel both happy and safe in the water.

Classes also available at Total Fitness Willerby, Market Weighton, Dunswell and Winifred Holtby School Hull, from birth to school age.

Check out their website or contact 01904 607110 or for more information. Happy splashing!

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City Centre – Rock Up Toddler Climb

Rock Up, St Stephens, 110 Ferensway, Hull, Kingston upon Hull, HU2 8LN

Climbing sessions for the ‘Under 5’s’ will be running on Wednesdays and Fridays 9am – 10.30am during term time and Sundays 9am – 10am.

Our Toddler Climb sessions are the perfect opportunity for your pre-schoolers to enjoy some of the older kids fun! These slower paced sessions, allow your Under 5’s the chance to try out any of our climbs. And when they’ve had enough they can head over to soft play. All for £6 (£8 on Sundays which is bookable online). It’s an informal climbing session – so if you’re doing the school run with an older sibling, there’s no rush to be with us at 9am prompt – although the climbing needs to take place before 10.30am (or 10am on a Sunday.) Your entrance fee covers a session lasting an hour and a half.

We recommend that Toddlers should be able to walk and weigh a minimum of 22lbs to take part.

For more info and booking visit their website here or call 01482 968000.

A visit to Rock Up includes free parking at St Stephens after 5.30pm, up to 4 hours half price parking on weekdays and Saturdays and a fixed £2 charge on Sundays.

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Holderness Road – My Baby Can Dance

my baby can dance10.45 – 11.30. East Park Pavilion (next to East Park Cafe), Holderness Road, Hull, HU8 8JU.

Suitable for 12 months to 4 years. Fun dance class. Early years education is combined with dance, movement, great music and eye catching activities to create a family fun, structured and educational environment.

Also at 11.30, Newborn Can Dance. Suitable for birth to walking.

For more information and to book  call Janine on 07842 291048, or check out their website here.

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Kingswood – Toddler Sense

toddler senseDavid Lloyd Gym, Kingswood, Hull.

Award-winning, sensory-rich toddler development programme, where structured play goes hand in hand with imagination, adventure and the freedom to explore. Each week has a unique theme, with activities carefully constructed to stimulate your child’s brain, co-ordination and physical development. We’ve done the research, so you can both enjoy the fun.

Wednesday and Friday in Beverley, also Monday in North Ferriby. Visit their website here for more details and to book a trial. Alternatively email for more information or check out their facebook page.

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Rugby Tots Hull & Beverley

rugby tots hullDavid Lloyds, Kingswood, Hull.

4.00 – 5.30, times vary by age.

Our fun, structured play sessions take children on a journey of sporting imagination with engaging and energetic coaches supporting them every step of the way whilst teaching how to catch, pass, kick, run with the ball and play as part of a team. Classes also at The Freedom Centre, Hull and Molescroft Pavilion, Beverley.

For more info call Sam on 07732 761048 or email or check out their website here.

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Sutton Park – REA Tots

1.30 – 2.10. St Andrews Church, Sutton Park, Hull.

Start your child’s journey into the world of musical theatre. REA has designed a class for tots, enabling them to explore their imaginations whilst engaging with class friends and parents, learning through sound, movement and acting. We will feel the excitement through songs, musical instruments, lights, bubbles and much more.

Suitable for ages 18 months to 3 years. Also short 4 week courses at different venues in Hull, currently at Victoria Dock Village Hall.

Also for older younger children, Rose Elliott Academy of Arts, from ages 4+ on Mondays and Wednesdays.

For more details and bookings please call Rose on 07414826669 or email . 

You can also check out her facebook page here.

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Sutton Park – Rose Elliott Academy of Arts

St Andrews Church, Sutton Park, Hull.

  • Mondays: Age 4-6 years 4.00 – 5.00, age 7-9 years 5.15 – 6.15
  • Wednesdays: Age 4-6 4.00 – 5.00, age 10+ years 5.15 – 6.15

Rose Elliott Academy of Arts is school designed for those who wish to meet there full potential as a musical theatre performer, to meet new friends and have plenty of fun. All classes consist of acting, singing and dancing preparing themselves to perform musicals such as Lion King, Wizard of Oz, Hairspray, Shrek, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda and many more.

First class free!!

Also for younger children, REA Tots, Musical Theatre classes for pr-schoolers. Wednesdays at 1.30pm.

For more details and bookings please call Rose on 07414826669 or email . 

You can also check out her facebook page here.

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Us Mums – Pregnancy & New Mums Exercise and Parent & Tots Dance

Us Mums are fun and effective fitness sessions suitable for pregnant women and new mums where you can bring your baby along (there are specific sessions for non crawlers). Also Parent and Tots Dance for when your baby is mobile to 5 years.

Run by Hull City Council Healthy Lifestyles Team. No need to book, just turn up. For more info call 01482 828901 or check their facebook page here.

Acorn & Longhill Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Acorn Children’s Centre, Nestor Grove, Bilton Grange, Hull, HU9 4DB. 01482 708953.

Longhill site, Shannon Road, Hull, HU8 9RW. 01482 612542.

Please call before attending sessions to check there are places. Please note the Wansbeck session is no longer running and Baby Bounce at Ings Library is now 9.45 – 10.30.

Beverley Road – Gymnastics for Pre-Schoolers

4.15 – 5.00. Steve Prescott Sports Centre, Temple Street, Beverley Road, Hull, HU5 1AD.

West Hull Gymnastics Club are running gymnastics sessions for pre-school age children. £3.50 per child. For more info call Hannah on 01482 325847.

Beverley Road – The Space Dance Studio Classes

The Space Dance Studio, 107-109 Grafton Street , Hull, HU5 2NP

  • 4.15 – 5.15pm – Ballet, 5-8 yrs. £4
  • 5.20 – 5.55pm – Baby Street, 2-5 yrs. £3
  • 6.00 – 7.00pm – Floor Gymnastics, 6-11 yrs. £4

Classes are part of the Baby Dance Scheme. Children will meet our new friends and be encouraged to work towards structured goals and targets each lesson. Each parent will receive a detailed weekly lesson plan so that they can help the children practice at home and encourage their focus for each lesson. At the end of each term the children will receive a badge and certificate

For more information call Samantha on 07896 626110 or email

Bilton – Baby Sensory

baby sensory hull east riding1.30. Bilton Village Hall.

Award-winning, sensory-rich development classes designed to support you and your baby from birth.  Regular exposure to an incredible range of sounds, smells, sights, textures, music, dance, signing and massage all help rapidly develop the brain in your baby’s first year. We’ve done the research; so you can enjoy the fun.

Also run classes in other venues across our area. Visit their website here for more details and to book a trial. Alternatively email for more information or check them out on facebook.

Bilton – Let’s Play!

1.30 – 3.00. St Peters Church, Church Lane, Bilton, HU11 4AA

Free, play session for under 5s. For more info call Hedon Children’s Centre on 01482 899962.

Bransholme – Bodmin Road Church Mums & Tots Group

1.00 – 3.00. Bodmin Road Church, Padstow Close (Roebank Arc), Bodmin Road, Bransholme, Hull, HU7 4HE. 01482 834417.

Play session for 0-5 years, term time only. Also on Tuesdays and Thursdays. For more info please contact Oluremi on 07845754694.

City Centre – Mummy Movers, Inner Vibe Dance Company

11.00 every Wednesday. Inner Vibe Dance Company, Spencer Street, Hull, HU2 8PX (next to the old pub Circus Circus)

Mummy movers are gentle dance and bonding sessions for both pre and post natal ladies. £3 per session. For more info and to book call 07989 664936

City Centre – Song & Dance Toddler Time at Central Library

1.15 – 2.00. Albion Street, Hull, HU1 3TF. 01482 210000

Free. Stories, rhymes, songs and dance and musical instruments for under 5s.

City Centre – Tom Goodaire Tennis Coaching

Nuffield Health and Fitness, Kingston Park, Hull, HU1 2TX

Tennis lessons for all ages and standards, either as a one to one or in a group. Run by tom Goodaire who has 10 years experience and is the Head Coach of Hessle Lawn Tennis Club. First lesson £15 for an hour, equipment can be provided if needed. Can be booked for any day of the week, Monday to Sunday.

Also runs school holiday sessions. For more info and bookings contact Tom on 07581 309723 or email

Fenchurch & Octagon Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Fenchurch Children’s Centre, Fenchurch Street, Hull, HU5 1JF. 01482 497800.

Also incorporates Octogan – The Octagon Family Centre, Walker Street, Hull, HU3 2RA. 01482 497800.

Garden Village – The Clubhouse Toddler group

9.15 – 11.00. The Clubhouse Community Centre, Elm Avenue, Garden Village, Hull, HU8 8PZ

£1.50/family, suitable for 0 to 5 years, Call for info – Ann 07825 335712

Goals Football Coaching Sessions

Goals Hull, Ipark, Innovation Drive, Hull, HU5 1SG.

Goals provide children’s football coaching on a safe, fully enclosed, floodlit pitch. Coaching is tailored to specific age groups to provide an enhanced learning experience, the ideal environment to watch your child grow in confidence and ability. Sessions held at:

  • Saturdays: 10.00 – 11.00 under 4s, 11.00 -12.00 ages 4-14 years, 10.30 – 11.30 Disability Football
  • Mondays: 5.00 – 6.00 Goalkeeper session
  • Tuesdays: 5.00 – 6.00 ages 8-12 years
  • Wednesdays: 5.00 – 6.00 ages 6-9 years

First session is FREE and £3.50 thereafter. There is no booking and paying per term, just pay as you play.

For more info and to book call 01482 730100, email

Hedon Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Hedon Children’s Centre, George Street , Hedon , HU12 8JH. 01482 899962

Lots of good, mostly free classes and sessions for babies and pre-schoolers. Call them for their latest timetable or find it on the East Riding Council website here.

Hedon – Storytime at Hedon Library

10.00 and 11.00. 31 Augustine’s Gate, Hedon, HU12 8EX

Free. Bear Club includes stories and songs for under 5s. Must call to book – 01482 897651

Holderness Road – Annette Burley School of Dance, Musical Theatre

5.45pm – 6.30pm, Bellfield Avenue.

Musical theatre for 3-6 years. Followed by ballet and age 7+

For more info call 07901 858455 or email

Holderness Road – Jumping Johns

1.45 – 2.45. St Johns Community Church, Rosmead Street, Hull, HU9 2TB. 01482 224336

£1. Physical play, singing and games for 0 – 4 years

Holderness Road – Little Stars

159 Southcoates Avenue, Hull.

Classes running Tuesday to Saturdays.  Ballet, Tap and Musical Theatre Classes for 2-3 years.

First 2 classes are FREE! For more information contact Sammy on  07415 888611.

Holderness Road – Newborn Can Dance

11.30 – 12.00. East Park Pavilion, Holderness Road, Hull

Natural movement and sensory suitable for birth to walking. Wednesdays and Fridays

£20 for 5 weeks. For more info and to book call Janine on 07738 419545.

Hornsea – Hornsea Nursery School Parent & Toddler Group

1.30 – 3.00. Hornsea Nursery School, Newbegin, Hornsea, HU18 1PB

“Free Play” for babies and children with a range of activities each week, 0pen to parents, carers and grandparents. Outdoor play area available, Sensory room available, Children’s Centre Practitioner available every other week.

Term Time, £1 per child. For more info call 01964 534396 or email

Kingswood – Roar Dance Academy, Street Dance

Kingswood Academy, Wawne, Road, Bransholme, Hull.

Street Dance classes. Opportunities to perform in the annual show, take exams, gain stage experience, build self confidence and join the Roar Dance family!

Times by age: 4-6 years 4.00 – 5.00, 7-11 years 5.00 – 6.00 years, 12 years+ 6.00 – 7.00.

£3.50 for 1 hour. Also runs ballet, tap, musical theatre and gymnastics on other days. For booking and more information contact Becky on

Lemon Tree Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Lemon Tree Children’s Centre, Lothian Way, Hull, HU7 5DD.  01482 828901.

Little Stars Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Little Stars Children’s Centre, 95 Preston Road, Hull, HU9 3QB. 01482 790277.

Baby and childrens sessions running throughout the week, call them for latest timetable.


Marfleet Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Marfleet Children’s Centre, Preston Road, Hull, HU9 5AN. 01482 705333.

Also part of Marfleet are:

Estcourt Children’s Centre, Estcourt Street, Hull, HU9 2RP. 01482 705333

Mersey Children’s Centre, The Sunshine Centre, Derwent Street, Hull, HU8 8TX. 01482 705333.

Latest timetable for all 3 (says draft but this is the most up to date they have). NB Wednesday Escourt session is no longer  running

Mess Around Hull & East Yorkshire

Come along and play at one of our fabulous Mess Around Parties, multi-sensory, messy play experiences for 6 months to 5 year olds.

Our events are special as everyone is welcome, including older siblings who can participate in the Big Kids Create & Make Corner. There’s lots of activities to explore, little ones can squelch, pour, mix and splat until their hearts are content, then leave the cleaning up to us!

Regular events are held at Sewerby, Bridlington Leisure Centre, Driffield, Cottingham Hedon and Sutton Park Hull, contact them for latest dates and times on 07738 090095 or

Ottringham – Lets Play

10.00 – 11.30. Ottringham Village Hall.

Free. Play session for under 5s. For more info call Withernsea Children’s Centre on 01964 612618.

Ottringham – Music with Mummy


Ottringham Village Hall

1.15 – 1.45 Jolly Babies (0-1 years until mobile), 2.00 – 2.30 Music With Mummy (1-3 years)

Music classes for little ones with singing and musical instruments.

For more info or to book call Lucy on 07548 080743 or email

Preston Road – Child Health Clinic

1.30 – 3.30. Marfleet Children’s Centre, Preston Road, Hull, HU9 5AN. 01482 705333

Weigh-in and Health Visitor advice.

Skirlaugh – Little Hippo’s Playgroup

9.30 – 11.00 (1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month). St Augustine’s Church, Church Lane, Skirlaugh, HU11 5EU

For babies and pre-schoolers, play group in the church. For more info please contact Rev Simpson on 01964 564634.

Sutton – Baby Bounce at Ings Library

9.45 – 10.30. Savoy Road, Hull, HU8 0TY.  01482 331250

Free. Singing and rhymes for under 18 months

Sutton – Little Saints Toddler Group

9.30 – 11.00. St James Church Hall, Church Street, Sutton Village.

Messy play, singalong, toys, stories, snacks, arts&crafts and make new friends! Opens 16th September, term time only

£1 per child. For more info contact them on 07745 640933

Sutton Park – Playdates

10.00 – 11.00. St Andrews Church Hall, Grandale, Sutton Park.

Themed messy play sessions suitable for ages 6 months to 4 years. £5 per child, £3.50 for siblings. Run every other week.

Must book in advance, contact Sammie on 07951 755107 or Laura on 07427 690060 or email

Victoria Dock – Tots on the Dock Playgroup

9.30 – 11.00. Victoria Dock Village Hall, Southbridge Road, Hull, HU9 1TS. 01482 221854

£2 per family, suitable for 0 to 5 years.

Withernsea Children’s Centre Weekly Sessions & Groups

Withernsea Children’s Centre, Withernsea High School, Hull Road, Withernsea, HU19 2EQ. 01964 612618.

Lots of good, mostly free classes and sessions for babies and pre-schoolers. Call them for their latest timetable or find it on the East Riding Council website here.